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 data       graph  M    files  public SST, Daily Optimum Interpolation (OI), AVHRR Only, Version 2, Final, Global, 0.25°, 1982-2020    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA NCEI ncdcOisst2Agg

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL _NCProperties String version=1|netcdflibversion=|hdf5libversion=1.8.17
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact String oisst-help at
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_name String NOAA NCDC
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_role String Source of data.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creation_date String 2017-04-15 11:10
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String oisst-help at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA NCEI
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String group
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Description String Reynolds, et al.(2007) Daily High-resolution Blended Analyses. Available at Climatology is based on 1971-2000 OI.v2 SST, Satellite data: Navy NOAA19 METOP AVHRR, Ice data: NCEP ice
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 359.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.125
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Version 2.0
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attribute NC_GLOBAL id String ncdcOisst2Agg
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA NCEI
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String advanced, analysed, anomalies, anomaly, avhrr, buoy, center, concentration, daily, daily-oi-v2, data, day, deviation, distribution, earth, Earth Science > Cryosphere > Sea Ice > Ice Extent, Earth Science > Land Surface > Land Temperature > Land Surface Temperature, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Sea Surface Temperature, Earth Science > Oceans > Sea Ice > Ice Extent, error, estimated, final, flight, goddard, gsfc, gsfc-ice, high, ice, ice distribution, interpolation, land, noaa, ocean, oceans, optimum, radiometer, resolution, science, sea, sea_surface_temperature, ship, space, sst, standard, statistics, surface, surface_temperature_anomaly, temperature, time, very, vhrr, zlev
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
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attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String gov.noaa.pfeg.coastwatch
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL Source String NOAA/National Climatic Data Center
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String NOAA/National Climatic Data Center
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v70
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String [There is a newer version of this dataset: ncdcOisst21Agg .] Reynolds, et al.(2007) Daily High-resolution Blended Analyses. This version of the dataset contains the final version of the data. Background information is available at Climatology is based on 1971-2000 OI.v2 SST, Satellite data: Navy NOAA17 NOAA18 AVHRR, Ice data: GSFC ice.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2020-04-26T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1982-01-01T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String SST, Daily Optimum Interpolation (OI), AVHRR Only, Version 2, Final, Global, 0.25°, 1982-2020
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.125
dimension time   double nValues=13994, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=1 day 0h 0m 12s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 3.787344E8, 1.5879024E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Center time of the day
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension zlev   float nValues=1, onlyValue=0.0
attribute zlev actual_range float 0.0, 0.0
attribute zlev ioos_category String Sea Level
attribute zlev long_name String Sea surface height
attribute zlev standard_name String sea_surface_height
attribute zlev units String m
dimension latitude   float nValues=720, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -89.875, 89.875
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude grids String Uniform grid from -89.875 to 89.875 by 0.25
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   float nValues=1440, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.125, 359.875
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude grids String Uniform grid from 0.125 to 359.875 by 0.25
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable sst   float time, zlev, latitude, longitude
attribute sst _FillValue float -9.99
attribute sst colorBarMaximum double 32.0
attribute sst colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sst ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sst long_name String Daily sea surface temperature
attribute sst standard_name String sea_surface_temperature
attribute sst units String degree_C
attribute sst valid_max float 45.0
attribute sst valid_min float -3.0
variable anom   float time, zlev, latitude, longitude
attribute anom _FillValue float -9.99
attribute anom colorBarMaximum double 3.0
attribute anom colorBarMinimum double -3.0
attribute anom ioos_category String Temperature
attribute anom long_name String Daily sea surface temperature anomalies
attribute anom standard_name String surface_temperature_anomaly
attribute anom units String degree_C
attribute anom valid_max float 12.0
attribute anom valid_min float -12.0
variable err   float time, zlev, latitude, longitude
attribute err _FillValue float -9.99
attribute err colorBarMaximum double 0.6
attribute err colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute err colorBarPalette String WhiteRedBlack
attribute err ioos_category String Statistics
attribute err long_name String Estimated error standard deviation of analysed_sst
attribute err units String degree_C
attribute err valid_max float 10.0
attribute err valid_min float 0.0
variable ice   float time, zlev, latitude, longitude
attribute ice _FillValue float -9.99
attribute ice colorBarMaximum double 1.0
attribute ice colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute ice colorBarPalette String BlackBlueWhite
attribute ice ioos_category String Ice Distribution
attribute ice long_name String Sea ice concentration
attribute ice standard_name String sea_ice_area_fraction
attribute ice units String 1
attribute ice valid_max float 1.0
attribute ice valid_min float 0.0

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